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Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites

7000 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819

About Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites

At Universal Orlando’s first Value property, Universal’s Endless Summer Resort–Surfside Inn and Suites, guests will enjoy the casual, free-spirited lifestyle of surf culture while enjoying an extra affordable Universal Orlando vacation. Read More

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Amenities

  • Water Taxi
  • Bus Transport
  • Suites
  • Waterslide
  • Table Service
  • Kitchen
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
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On-Site Theme Park Benefits

  • Early Park Admission
Skip the regular lines at participating rides and attractions. View all Universal Express Passes
from $90.57 / day

Universal's Volcano Bay (0.58mi)

Bus 20 min

Universal's Islands of Adventure (1.02mi)

Bus 10 min

Universal Studios Florida (1.32mi)

Bus 10 min

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Rooms Offered at Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites

Standard Rooms2 Rooms

Additional Details
Bright, beachy, open, and soothing, the extra affordable rooms invite the Florida sun in. Washed in the colors of the ocean, they evoke that surf lifestyle that appeals to everyone.
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Standard 2 Queen Room

Step into the casual, free-spirited lifestyle of surf culture in sunny, beach-themed rooms. A bright and beachy, this inviting 313-square-foot room offers 2 queen beds. With separate bath and vanity areas, it’s easy for multiple people to get ready at the same time.
  • 2 queen beds
  • Sleeps up to 4 guests
Retail From
$133
Rates (excl tax)
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Pool View 2 Queen Room

Relax in a sunny, beach-themed room with a view of the pool. This 313-square-foot room is a beach-themed retreat. With separate bath and vanity areas, it’s easy for multiple people to get ready at the same time.
  • 2 queen beds
  • Sleeps up to 4 guests
Retail From
$150
Rates (excl tax)

Suites3 Rooms

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Families will feel like they’re at a beach retreat in these spacious, two-bedroom suites that sleep six. There is also a kitchenette area, a cool picnic table for meals and hanging out, and a bathroom with separate bath and vanity areas.
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2-Bedroom Suite

Step inside this 440-square-foot suite with 2 bedrooms, separate bath and vanity areas, and a kitchenette area with a cool picnic table. With separate bath and vanity areas, it’s easy for multiple people to get ready at the same time.
  • 3 queen beds
  • Sleeps up to 6 guests
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$201
Rates (excl tax)
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2-Bedroom Suite Water View

A welcoming space gives you the light and charm of a retreat at the beach and perfect views of the pool. This 440-square-foot suite has 2 bedrooms, 3 queen beds, and a kitchenette area with a picnic table. With separate bath and vanity areas, it’s easy for multiple people to get ready at the same time.
  • 3 queen beds
  • Sleeps up to 6 guests
Retail From
$223
Rates (excl tax)
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2-Bedroom Suite Pool View

A beachy retreat that offers water views and sleeps 6, this 440 square foot, 2-bedroom suite features one room with 2 queen beds and another with a single queen bed. There is also a kitchenette area with a picnic table perfect for meals, games, or just hanging out. The bathroom has separate bath and vanity areas. With separate bath and vanity areas, it’s easy for multiple people to get ready at the same time.
  • 3 queen beds
  • Sleeps up to 6 guests
Retail From
$223
Rates (excl tax)
FROG FAMILY REVIEW
Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites*

What we love

  • 1-hour Early Park Admission to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™
  • Bright, beachy surf theme will be a big hit with the tadpoles!  
  • 2-Bedroom suites have kitchenettes and dining areas
  • The resort-style pool is in the shape of a surfboard
  • Beach Break Cafe, the cafeteria-style dining, offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner with all entrees $12 and under! 
  • This is the most affordable Universal hotel
  • Vanity areas are separate from the toilet to make getting the tadpoles ready a snap
  • Connecting rooms are available

Keep in Mind

  • This hotel does not offer the Universal Express™ Unlimited ride access benefit 
  • This hotel is not within walking distance to the Universal theme parks and Universal CityWalk
  • Standard rooms do not have kitchenettes
  • Rollaway beds are not available
  • Hotel charges $15 per night plus tax for self-parking
  • No pets allowed
  • You must be at least 21 years of age to make a reservation at any Universal Orlando Resort hotel
  • Rollaway beds are not offered at this hotel

Notable Facts

  • Universal’s first hotel in its Value category, opened in June 2019
  • There is a sister hotel, Dockside Inn and Suites
  • This hotel is located on the site of the former Wet ‘n’ Wild

Frog Family Tips

  • If you’re traveling with a larger family consider booking a 2-bedroom suite
  • Book a pool-view room for a livelier view
  • Take the free shuttle to the hub at Universal CityWalk for access to the parks

Best For

  • Families — especially larger families — who want some Universal park benefits at an affordable price

*The views and opinions expressed here are those of Undercover Tourist.

Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites Information

This fun, family-oriented Value hotel introduces extra affordability to your Universal vacation. The feeling here is relaxed and easy, with a cool surf vibe woven throughout. In addition to beachy, surf-themed standard rooms, Surfside Inn and Suites features spacious, 2-bedroom suites that sleep up to six, making it the perfect spot for families of any size to experience a Universal Orlando Resort vacation.

Universal Orlando hotel guests get more ride time, more free time, and more family time every day of their vacation. It couldn’t be easier. Staying with Universal is the best way to experience all the destination has to offer.

Plus, hotel guests receive exclusive theme park benefits including:
  • Early Park Admission† to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ up to one hour before the park opens.
  • Complimentary Transportation± to the theme parks and Universal CityWalk
  • Resort-Wide Charging Privileges with your room key
  • Complimentary Delivery Of Merchandise purchased throughout the resort to your hotel
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Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2021 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

HARRY POTTER characters, names, and related indicia are © & TM Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights ©JKR. (s20)


†Requires theme park admission. Early Park Admission begins up to one (1) hour prior to regular scheduled park opening to either Universal Studios Florida or Universal’s Islands of Adventure as determined by Universal Orlando. Early Park Admission begins up to one (1) hour prior to regular scheduled park opening for Universal’s Volcano Bay. Valid at select attractions at each park. Attractions are subject to substitutions without notice. Additional restrictions may apply.

±Water Taxis, Shuttle Buses, and Walking Paths are available at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel®, Loews Royal Pacific Resort, and Loews Sapphire Falls Resort. Shuttle Buses and Walking Paths are available at Universal Cabana Bay Beach Resort and Universal’s Aventura Hotel. Shuttle Buses are available at Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites & Dockside Inn and Suites. Water Taxi not available for transportation to Universal’s Volcano Bay.

Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites Amenities

General Resort Info:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • 750 guest rooms including 390 2-bedroom suites
  • ATM/cash machine on-site
  • Non-smoking property
  • No pets allowed
  • Accessible features
  • Universal Vacation Planning Center
  • Universal Studios Store™ - offers sundries as well as Universal and hotel logo merchandise
  • Free Wi-Fi in guest rooms and public areas
  • Minimum age for booking and check-in with valid ID: 21 years of age or older
Room Amenities:
  • Complimentary wireless Internet access in guest rooms and most common areas of the hotel
  • Two-compartment bathroom
  • Tub/shower combination or shower containing a retractable clothesline
  • Separate sink and vanity area
  • Shampoo, conditioner, body soap, and facial soap
  • Hairdryer – wall mounted
  • Mini refrigerator
  • HVAC controls connected to Smart Room technology, so you can set your desired temperature
  • Iron and ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • One 43-inch flat-panel television with HD channels and On Demand in-room movies (fees apply)
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Convenience outlets, USB, and USB-C outlets to keep all your devices charged
  • Complimentary cribs (subject to availability)
  • An additional charge of $15 per extra adult applies for more than 2 adult guests per room
Recreation at Universal’s Endless Summer – Surfside Inn & Suites:
  • Resort-style, surfboard-shaped pool
  • Poolside activities such as ping-pong, connect four, and more
  • Complimentary fitness center
  • Game room
Dining at Universal’s Endless Summer – Surfside Inn & Suites:
  • 1 Food Court, 1 Bar, and 1 Cafe
  • Beach Break Cafe - food court offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Sand Bar - poolside bar with alcoholic drinks and smoothies
  • Starbucks® - coffee shop
  • Room Service - Pizza delivery daily from 4 PM - 12 AM
Transportation:
  • Complimentary shuttle bus to Universal CityWalk for access to Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure theme parks
  • Dedicated bus route connects the Value hotels to Universal’s Volcano Bay water theme park.
  • Self-parking: $15 plus tax per night, per vehicle
Other Services:
  • 24-Hour front desk
  • Currency exchange
Cleaning Services:
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities (fees apply)

 

General Universal Orlando Resort Benefits

Theme Park Benefits at Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites:

  • Early Park Admission* To The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ - Enjoy Early Park Admission* to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ up to one hour before the parks open (valid theme park admission required).
  • Fun, Free, And Easy Transportation - Complimentary shuttle buses connect this Value hotel to Universal Studios Florida, Universal's Islands of Adventure, Universal's Volcano Bay, and Universal CityWalk. It’s just a quick hop between the parks and your hotel.
  • More Than Just A Room Key - Stay with us and get resort-wide charging privileges using your room key card.
  • Shopping Made Simple - Be carefree and carry-free when you shop at select stores in Universal’s theme parks and CityWalk. We’ll deliver your purchases directly to your hotel, free of charge.

HARRY POTTER characters, names, and related indicia are © & TM Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights ©JKR. (s20)

*Requires theme park admission. Early Park Admission begins up to one (1) hour prior to regular scheduled park opening to either Universal Studios Florida or Universal’s Islands of Adventure as determined by Universal Orlando. Early Park Admission begins up to one (1) hour prior to regular scheduled park opening for Universal’s Volcano Bay. Valid at select attractions at each park. Attractions are subject to substitutions without notice. Additional restrictions may apply.

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